Tag: Dengue

Dengue – A continuing global threat

New Delhi: Dengue fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by dengue viruses. Each year, an estimated 400 million…

WHO’s South-East Asian members to intensify efforts to control dengue

New Delhi : Countries in WHO (World Health Organisation) South-East Asia resolved to accelerate efforts to control dengue, a disease…

Diarrhea, dengue rising in Kerala: Health ministry

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday said cases of leptospirosis, acute diarrhea and dengue are…

Dengue claims 41 lives in Sri Lanka

Colombo: Sri Lankan health authorities on Friday said 41 people had died and over 36,000 were infected by dengue across…

Hyderabad: After Typhoid and Malaria, Dengue cases increase

Hyderabad: After Typhoid and Malaria, Dengue disease is spreading fast in the city. Doctors opined that due to the dumping…

Hyderabad: Dengue mosquitoes on the increase – Know symptoms of the disease

Hyderabad: Due to the increase in the number of Malaria and Dengue mosquitoes, the patients are also increasing in Gandhi…

Factors linked to chikungunya, dengue outbreaks discovered

Washington: In one of the largest studies of its kind, researchers analyzed chikungunya and dengue outbreak data from 76 countries…

Indian scientists formulate Ayurvedic medicine to cure dengue

Belgaum: Claimed to be first of its kind in the world, Indian scientists have formulated an Ayurvedic medicine to cure…

Rise in dengue, malaria cases in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Due to increase in number of mosquitoes, increase of malaria and dengue cases has been witnessed in Hyderabad. Residents…

Mosquito menace flies high in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Hyderabad has shown an alarming increase of malaria and dengue cases in the past few weeks. Though anti-larval operations…

Dengue fever may increase risk of stroke: Study

Taipei: People with dengue fever may have a higher risk of stroke, especially in the first two months following infection,…

Asians, Europeans more vulnerable to severe dengue

London: Turns out, genetics make Asians and Europeans susceptible to severe dengue, a new study has stated. As globalisation and…

Delhi HC raps state govt. on dengue, chikungunya menace

New Delhi : The Delhi High Court on Friday rapped the Delhi Government and the civic authorities over spread of…

Delhi HC to continue hearing pleas on dengue, chikungunya menace

New Delhi [India]: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday will continue to hear several petitions seeking action by the state…

Haryana may cancel Fortis’ land lease for charging Rs 16L for dengue treatment

Gurugram: After the incident of cancellation of Shalimar Bagh's Max Hospital license, Haryana's health minister Anil Vij has sought the…

Seven-year-old succumbs to dengue at RML Hospital

New Delhi: A seven-year-old boy has succumbed to dengue, two days after he was admitted to the Ram Monohar Lohia…

7-yr-old girl dies of dengue: Fortis refutes charges after govt orders probe

New Delhi/Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Tuesday ordered a probe into an allegation that Fortis Hospital in Gurgaon overcharged the…

7-year-old dengue death: Health Minister seeks report of massive bill from Fortis

Gurugram: Calling the death of a seven-year-old girl at Gurugram's Fortis Hospital unfortunate, Health Minister J.P. Nadda said on Tuesday…

Seven-year-old dies of dengue, family billed Rs 16 lakh

New Delhi [India]: A Gurugram hospital charged the family of a seven-year-old dengue patient, who later died, almost Rs 16…

Malaria, dengue cases on the rise in Hyderabad

Health Minister Dr. Lakshma Reddy said that malaria, dengue and viral fever cases were on the rise in GHMC limits.…